Ride Report – Gillingham to Horton

Saturday 7 March 2020 I spent some time hunched over a map trying to select a route to Horton over country that did not offer many alternatives. I eventually selected a route that would avoid some of the busier roads, but decided that a recce was called for, as the ride two weeks earlier in […]

Ride Report – Stourhead to not Tilshead but East Stour

Saturday 29 February 2020 Massive warnings!! Storm Jorge on the way, man the Ark, batten the hatches then tell Mary the ride is canceled. Wrong – Charlie calls to insist that he, Mike P, Ben & Ron were going to Stourhead so I donned my duck-shaped water wings and set off only to meet Ron […]

Ride Report – Child Okeford to Sturminster Marshall

Saturday 22 February 2020 As I walked the short distance to the Gold Hill Café through steady rain I wondered whether I would find anybody there.  I was greeted by 8 intrepid but soaked cyclists and Ken and Caroline in civilian clothes, who had sensibly come by car. Another bedraggled group arrived from Bruton just […]